12 On Health: Suicide prevention

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day and mental health experts and doctors say the day is important to raise awareness of helping others and preventing

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day and mental health experts and doctors say the day is important to raise awareness of helping others.

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day and mental health experts and doctors say the day is important to raise awareness of helping others. (9/10/13)

GREENWICH - Sept. 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day, when the importance of helping others is recognized.

A vigil was held at Greenwich High School tonight in memory of 15-year-old Bart Palosz, who took his own life two weeks ago.

Dr. Aaron Krasner, from the Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan, says the most important thing friends and family can do is refer individuals to mental health specialists.
 

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